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Allegheny Cemetery Monument for the victims of the 1862 Union arsenal factory explosion. 45 people lie here but there were thought to be 93 victims, mostly women. It is thought that street gun powder was ignited by the friction of the trotting of a trolly horse. Most think it was the Confederates.

Allegheny Cemetery Monument for the victims of the 1862 Union arsenal factory explosion. 45 people lie here but there were thought to be 93 victims, mostly women. It is thought that street gun powder was ignited by the friction of the trotting of a trolly horse. Most think it was the Confederates.